First: The whole market s down in pre-market. I HATE HATE HATE when people try to infer something without taking into account the whole picture.
Second: The settlement likely means no one buying any more stock. I could be wrong (and I'd be happy if I am) but a "settlement" means both parties win. BKS win is that Burkle wont be hell-bent on gobbling up shares.
Third: Again with the multiple posts to get one point accross?!